Riyadh: A Pakistani contingent, comprising 68 officers and soldiers of special services group (SSG) is participating in Pak-Saudia Special Forces joint counter terrorism exercise ‘Al-Shehab-2’, APP reported.
The exercise is underway at Prince Naif Security City, Riyadh, said a statement issued here by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Saturday. The two-week long exercise, which started on November 25, will continue till December 10.
‘Al-Shehab-1’ was held last year in Pakistan. The Pak-Saudia joint exercise will help participating troops from both sides to learn from each other’s experiences in the counter-terrorism field and strengthen bilateral cooperation between the two forces and the countries.